Sometimes your day just doesn’t go right

Yesterday we left Raton, NM for what we thought would be a stay in the Colorado Springs, CO area. We had planned to stay in Woodland Park which is in the mountains west of Colorado Springs. We had not made a reservation ahead of time because we didn’t think there would be a problem. […]


A trip to Capulin Volcano

We stayed here in Raton, NM at the Raton KOA for an additional day in order to take our grandson out to the Capulin Volcano. The Capulin Volcano is one of several that make up the Raton/Clayton Volcanic field. It is the most prominent of the volcano cones that can be seen in this […]


On our way to Estes Park, Colorado

We finally got underway for Estes Park, Colorado this morning. This is the sixth year for our journey to Estes Park. This year we will be staying in Estes Park for the entire month of August. Normally we go to a few other destinations in the west and then end up in Estes Park […]